Mr. Handford is a mining and technology entrepreneur and advisor with 18 years of CEO and senior executive experience. He has raised or participated in raising almost $80 million in private and public equity and has extensive investor, banking, industry and government contacts in North America, Europe and Asia. Prior to this executive experience, Mr. Handford was an international resources banker in corporate and project finance for 15 years and a structural and project management engineer for six years.
During his banking career, Mr. Handford worked with the International Finance Corporation, a member of the World Bank Group based in Washington, D.C., Barclays Bank of Canada and the National Bank/Mercantile Bank of Canada. In this time he provided project financing for gold mines in North America, South America and Africa, including both heap leach and underground mines.
Mr. Handford advises exploration, development and technology companies on corporate and project finance; international corporate and market development; and investor, media, public, and government relations.
Subject to TSX Venture Exchange approval, the Company has granted incentive stock options to a consultant to purchase up to 50,000 common shares exercisable on or before May 14, 2020 at a price of $0.25 per share.
About GMV Minerals Inc.
GMV Minerals Inc. is a publicly traded exploration company focused on developing precious metal assets in Arizona. GMV, through its 100% owned subsidiary, has a 100% interest in a Mining Property Lease commonly referred to as the Mexican Hat project, located in Cochise County, Arizona, USA. The Mexican Hat property contains an inferred mineral resource of 23,452,000 tonnes grading 0.70 grams of gold per tonne hosting 531,400 troy ounces of gold. The project was initially explored by Placer Dome (USA) in the late 1980’s to early 1990’s. GMV is focused on developing the asset and realizing the full mineral potential of the property through near term gold production.
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